Deaths from Accidental Overdose Continue to Spike
Maine's Attorney General Janet Mills announced last week that overdose deaths are up 50% over the same time last year. In the first six months of this year, 189 Mainers died as a result of a drug overdose. [ more ]
The MMA Website now has a new page of resources on Maine's opioid crisis, including Maine Opioid Collaborative Task Force information and reports along with new laws on opioid prescribing and addiction treatment. You can find it here. It includes a new Question and Answer document on the new law.
MMA Comments on MCBM, Chapters II & III, Section 65, Behavioral Health Services.
MMA Comments on the telehealth rules being proposed by the Board of Licensure in Medicine.
MMA Comments on Proposed CDC Data Release rule.
Proposed MMA Bylaw Changes 2016
MMA Board to present Resolution against marijuana referendum to annual Meeting.
MMA Board to present Resolution on Health Care Reform to annual Meeting.
Dr. Pattavina's Report to the Council of New England State Medical Societies (CNESMS) on Saturday, May 21
127th Legislative Summary Presentation
Telemedicine Guidelines from the Board of Licensure in Medicine
MMA Releases Guide to Closing a Medical Practice
Updated Physician's Guide to Maine Law Available Now!